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Circle Skirt Sew-Along: Completed!

This September I’m sewing along with Casey at Elegant Musings. A bunch of talented seamsters and I are all making circle skirts, and this post marks the completion of my skirt. Ladies and gentlemen, let me introduce you to the newest addition to my closet:  the circle skirt. It's not just a simple circle, either.… Continue reading Circle Skirt Sew-Along: Completed!

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Paint Me a Maxi Dress: The Reveal

This summer I’m sewing along with Ali at The Wardrobe, Reimagined; Alessa at Farbenfreude; Sarah at Rhinestones and Telephones; and a bunch of other talented seamsters. We’re all making summer essentials, and this post marks my completion of the Sew-Along. The wind was perfect.  It caught the hem of the maxi dress, which caused the… Continue reading Paint Me a Maxi Dress: The Reveal

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The Secret Garden Pleated Skirt

I blame the cold. The mind-numbing, can't-string-two-thoughts-together, can't-even-breathe cold. I couldn't lay down, couldn't stand up, couldn't do anything that required much thought. But, I found that I could cut and fold and stitch straight lines. As long as I was sitting. So, what's a girl with a cold that can't do much besides sit… Continue reading The Secret Garden Pleated Skirt